Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 232 252
Rank change year-on-year +14 +20 +66
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 140 123 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.59% 14.44% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 115 118 140
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,250 £62,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 844 852 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.12% 6.85% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 685 685 667
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +36 82 £65,000 +23.81% 13
Cambridgeshire -30 30 £60,000 +26.32% 16
Essex +23 15 £52,500 +8.25% 6
Norfolk +19 8 £43,750 -2.78%
Bedfordshire +15 4 £48,750 -
Suffolk +13 1 £60,000 +23.08%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 117 (83.57%) Linux
2 109 (77.86%) Puppet
3 103 (73.57%) DevOps
4 82 (58.57%) Ansible
5 78 (55.71%) Python
6 69 (49.29%) VMware
7 68 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
8 60 (42.86%) Docker
9 56 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 49 (35.00%) Bash Shell
11 48 (34.29%) Kubernetes
12 36 (25.71%) Java
13 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 34 (24.29%) DNS
14 34 (24.29%) Data Centre
15 33 (23.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (22.86%) PowerShell
16 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (20.71%) TCP/IP
18 29 (20.71%) Windows
18 29 (20.71%) Configuration Management
19 27 (19.29%) Red Hat
19 27 (19.29%) Unix
19 27 (19.29%) DHCP
20 25 (17.86%) Ruby
21 24 (17.14%) Ubuntu
21 24 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (17.14%) CentOS
21 24 (17.14%) vSphere

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (16.43%) OpenStack
2 12 (8.57%) Apache
2 12 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (8.57%) JBoss
3 9 (6.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.57%) IIS
6 4 (2.86%) nginx
6 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 68 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (12.86%) SaaS
4 14 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.86%) Office 365
6 8 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (5.71%) Route 53
7 7 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (4.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (3.57%) Akamai
9 5 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (2.14%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.14%) PaaS
11 3 (2.14%) Serverless
12 2 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.43%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (1.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.29%) DNS
2 29 (20.71%) TCP/IP
3 27 (19.29%) DHCP
4 15 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (10.00%) VPN
6 12 (8.57%) Firewall
7 9 (6.43%) HTTP
7 9 (6.43%) SMS
8 7 (5.00%) HTTPS
8 7 (5.00%) Network Security
8 7 (5.00%) SSL
9 6 (4.29%) Broadband
9 6 (4.29%) Internet
9 6 (4.29%) SNMP
9 6 (4.29%) WAN
10 5 (3.57%) 802.11
10 5 (3.57%) DWDM
10 5 (3.57%) LAN
10 5 (3.57%) MPLS
10 5 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) MySQL
1 16 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.29%) Big Data
6 6 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.57%) HBase
8 3 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.43%) Redis
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.43%) Maven
5 7 (5.00%) Chocolatey
5 7 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 6 (4.29%) Gradle
6 6 (4.29%) Subversion
6 6 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.86%) Ant
7 4 (2.86%) GitLab
8 2 (1.43%) Bower
8 2 (1.43%) Grunt
8 2 (1.43%) gulp
8 2 (1.43%) JIRA
8 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.43%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.71%) Hudson
General
1 8 (5.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Retail
3 4 (2.86%) Games
4 3 (2.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (34.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (27.14%) Linux Engineer
3 35 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 28 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 20 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (13.57%) Administrator
7 18 (12.86%) AWS DevOps
7 18 (12.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (12.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 18 (12.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 18 (12.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (10.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 14 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 11 (7.86%) Developer
12 11 (7.86%) VMware Engineer
13 10 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.29%) Web Services
2 12 (8.57%) HTML
3 9 (6.43%) AngularJS
3 9 (6.43%) Memcached
4 7 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (5.00%) React
5 6 (4.29%) .NET
5 6 (4.29%) Kafka
5 6 (4.29%) Node.js
6 5 (3.57%) 802.1X
6 5 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (3.57%) Sass
6 5 (3.57%) XML
7 4 (2.86%) Java EE
7 4 (2.86%) Middleware
7 4 (2.86%) REST
8 2 (1.43%) CSS
8 2 (1.43%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.43%) LAMP
8 2 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 23 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.14%) Private Cloud
3 17 (12.14%) Public Cloud
4 10 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.86%) Fintech
7 3 (2.14%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.14%) PKI
8 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.43%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.71%) CMDB
9 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.71%) Robotics
9 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 117 (83.57%) Linux
2 29 (20.71%) Windows
3 27 (19.29%) Unix
4 24 (17.14%) CentOS
4 24 (17.14%) Ubuntu
5 22 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (12.86%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.71%) Debian
8 2 (1.43%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.43%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.71%) SUSE
9 1 (0.71%) VyOS
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (73.57%) DevOps
2 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.71%) Configuration Management
4 24 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.43%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
7 14 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 14 (10.00%) Open Source
8 12 (8.57%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 11 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (7.86%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.86%) ITIL
9 11 (7.86%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.43%) High Availability
11 9 (6.43%) MVC
12 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
12 8 (5.71%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 78 (55.71%) Python
2 49 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 36 (25.71%) Java
4 32 (22.86%) PowerShell
5 25 (17.86%) Ruby
6 21 (15.00%) Perl
6 21 (15.00%) SQL
7 14 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (8.57%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.00%) C#
9 7 (5.00%) PHP
10 5 (3.57%) Go
11 4 (2.86%) Jython
12 3 (2.14%) Rust
13 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.71%) C
14 1 (0.71%) C++
14 1 (0.71%) Clojure
14 1 (0.71%) Erlang
14 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.57%) MCSE
3 11 (7.86%) MCITP
4 8 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.71%) MCSA
5 6 (4.29%) Degree
6 5 (3.57%) CCNP
6 5 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.14%) CCNA
8 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) CEH
9 1 (0.71%) CISM
9 1 (0.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) MCP
9 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (10.71%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.71%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.71%) GCP
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (42.86%) Docker
2 33 (23.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.14%) vSphere
4 14 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (10.00%) Xen
5 12 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (7.86%) Active Directory
7 9 (6.43%) LXC
8 6 (4.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (4.29%) VMware NSX
9 5 (3.57%) Apache Flume
10 4 (2.86%) Hyper-V
10 4 (2.86%) iptables
10 4 (2.86%) KVM
10 4 (2.86%) NFS
11 2 (1.43%) Samba
11 2 (1.43%) vCloud
12 1 (0.71%) Ceph
12 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 109 (77.86%) Puppet
2 82 (58.57%) Ansible
3 48 (34.29%) Kubernetes
4 15 (10.71%) Terraform
5 9 (6.43%) Salt
6 7 (5.00%) Nagios
7 6 (4.29%) vRealize
8 5 (3.57%) Oozie
8 5 (3.57%) vCenter Server
9 4 (2.86%) Grafana
9 4 (2.86%) Munin
9 4 (2.86%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.14%) Graphite
10 3 (2.14%) Graylog
10 3 (2.14%) logstash
10 3 (2.14%) Mesos
11 2 (1.43%) Consul
11 2 (1.43%) Kibana
11 2 (1.43%) Marathon
12 1 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 69 (49.29%) VMware
2 27 (19.29%) Red Hat
3 21 (15.00%) Google
4 20 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.29%) Oracle
6 8 (5.71%) NetApp
7 7 (5.00%) Cisco
7 7 (5.00%) Citrix
8 6 (4.29%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.57%) Arista
9 5 (3.57%) Aruba
9 5 (3.57%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.57%) F5
9 5 (3.57%) Fortinet
9 5 (3.57%) Juniper
9 5 (3.57%) Meraki
9 5 (3.57%) Palo Alto
9 5 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.57%) Tufin
10 3 (2.14%) Splunk